Obituaries

Dr. Charles R. (Chuck, Doc, Ziggy) Zimont passed peacefully on to glory, pre-dawn on January 11, 2021, at home with his loving wife of 66 years, Joey, by his side. Born December 22, 1932, in Berwyn, Illinois, to Raymond D. and Mary (Soper) Zimont, he dedicated his entire life to learning and...
Gerald (Jerry) Laverne Johnson Sr., 84, of Three Rivers, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021. He was born August 6, 1936 in Constantine, the son of William (Bob) Tolbert and Dora Louise (Norton) Johnson, Sr. Gerald married JoAnn Burt on October 23, 1954 at the Methodist Church in Constantine....
Larry F. Shingledecker, Sr., 67 of Centreville, passed away January 8, 2021 at the Bayfront Health Hospital in Brooksville, FL. Larry was born in Three Rivers on May 18, 1953, a son of Forrest "Bud" and Eleanor (Waltz) Shingledecker, Jr. He graduated from Sturgis Schools. On July 7, 1973, he...
Calvin R. Richman, 90, of Largo, Fla. and Mendon, Mich., passed away Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020 surrounded by his wife of 70 years and two sons. Calvin was born on April 15, 1930 to William and Lela Richman in Battle Creek, Mich. After graduating from Mendon High School in 1948, he went on to work...
Coreen Elenor Osborn (Smith), 66, of Three Rivers, Michigan passed away suddenly Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Three Rivers Health. She was born August 11, 1954 in Dowagiac, Michigan the daughter of Edward and Elenora (Shetron) Smith. Coreen was a lifelong resident of Three Rivers where she raised...
Zachary Justin Shafer, 25, of Ault, Colorado, went to be with Jesus on Thursday, December 31, 2020 as the result of a motor vehicle accident. Zachary was born on May 10, 1995 to Justin and Heather (Harshberger) Shafer in Battle Creek, Michigan. He grew up in Overland Park, Kansas and graduated from...
Andrew Jay Trattles, age 62, of Constantine, passed away Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at Heartland Health Care Center in Three Rivers. He was born in Sturgis, MI on June 1, 1958, the son of the late Elmer and Kathryn (Randel) Trattles. He attended school at the Roys Elementary School, Huss...
Julia G. Walden, age 65 of Three Rivers, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020. She was born on July 31, 1955 in Tullahoma, Tenn., to Ewing and Sallie (Hawes) Willoughby. Julia leaves behind her beloved husband of 40 years, Kenneth Randall Walden Sr.; her children: Kenneth Walden Jr. of...
Donald Eugene Paul, 82, of Three Rivers, passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2020. He was born June 2, 1938 in Three Rivers, the son of Glenn and Amy (Parker) Paul. After high school, he joined the United States Air Force. He retired as Plant Manager at Arco Industries. Donald enjoyed hunting,...
Jerry Earl Bingaman, age 67 of Sturgis, Michigan, passed away Saturday afternoon, January 2, 2021 at his home. He was born January 25, 1953 in Sturgis, Michigan, son of the late Alden and Beulah (Gay) Bingaman. Jerry resided his whole life in St. Joseph County. On April 2, 2009 he married Phyllis...

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